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UCL GBSH are pleased to offer scholarship funding for our most talented applicants. Find out which scholarship and funding opportunities you are eligible for here.

All scholarships for 2022 entry have now closed for applications.

We will update this page when the scholarship applications reopen for 2023 entry.

The Global Business School for Health and UCL are committed to providing our talented students the ability to access targeted scholarship funds to ensure they can meet their potential. Our scholarships place a particular focus on supporting diversity in the healthcare leadership space having regional specific scholarships and those that support women and individuals from low and middle-income countries.

Self-funded candidates are considered for all scholarship schemes where they meet the eligibility criteria, entry requirements and application deadlines.


Global Business School for Health Scholarships

Roche MBA Health Scholarship

Summary

Amount is £65,000 - full tuition fees of £45,000 plus £20,000 for living expenses

Roche UK has partnered with the UCL Global Business School for Health (UCL GBSH) to launch a new fully-funded UCL MBA Health scholarship. The aim of this scholarship is to increase opportunity for exceptional candidates in underrepresented groups who historically have been less likely to apply to MBA programmes.

Find out more about the Roche MBA Health Scholarship.

Eligibility requirements

  • You must have been accepted on to the UCL MBA Health programme
  • You must be a resident of the UK 
  • Identify as Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME)* background or as female.
  • Come from a household in financial need (you will need to complete a financial information supporting form found below)
  • You will have an interview with a Scholarship Panel 
  • You will need to submit a personal statement that addresses three questions (please limit answers to 500 words per answer):
    • Tells us about your career/education/life journey that has led you to apply for the MBA Health
    • Why should you be award this scholarship?
    • How will completing this MBA Health help you meet your personal ambitions and your ambition to make a difference in health management?

*Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic (BAME) background refers to anyone with non-white heritage and individuals of mixed heritage who self-identify as coming from a BAME background

 

How to apply

Candidates will need to ensure that they submit all documents completed by the scholarship closing date, 01 May 2022, along with the personal statement to our MBA admissions inbox. Please ensure that you put in the subject line, “Application for Roche MBA Health Scholarship”.

You will be notified of the interview date which will take place in May. The award will be made by June 1st and all applicants will be notified by this date as to whether their application has been successful. 

MBA Health Future Impact Leaders Scholarships

Summary

Amount Up to £15,000

The GBSH Future Impact Leaders Scholarships are for exceptional students who want to pursue an MBA Health. We are looking for applicants who plan to take the knowledge and skills gained from their period of study and make a real difference in the society of their home country. This scholarship is only for those applying to the MBA Health programme.

Eligibility requirements

  • You must have been accepted on to the MBA Health programme. 
  • A strong overall application for the MBA Health with excellence in all of the criteria.
  • You will need to submit a 500 word essay to the MBA admissions team that articulates how you plan to make a difference in health management upon completion of your degree

How to apply

Candidates will need to ensure that they submit their application to the programme with all documents completed by the 01 May 2022 application close date along with the 500-word essay that will need to be submitted to our MBA admissions inbox. Please ensure that you put in the subject line, “Essay for GBSH Future Impact Leaders Scholarships”.

You will be notified if your application is successful by the GBSH admission teams.  

If you are successful, the awarded funds will be applied as a tuition discount at time of enrolment.


East London Healthcare Leaders Scholarship

Summary

Amount Up to £5,000

The GBSH East London Healthcare Scholarships are for students who live or work in East London and are keen to make a difference for their local community. Being part of UCL East and therefore a part of the East London community, we want to help develop the local talent in health and healthcare management and leadership.

Eligibility requirements

  • Applicants must be either be from, live or work in East London and apply to one of our GBSH postgraduate degree programmes to be considered for this funding.
  • You must have been accepted on the MBA Health or one of the GBSH MSc programmes. 
  • A strong overall application with excellence in all of the criteria.
  • You will need to submit a 500 word essay to the GBSH admissions team that articulates how you will make a difference for health and healthcare in East London.

How to apply

Candidates will need to ensure that they submit their application to the programme with all documents completed by the 31 March 2022 application close date along with the 500-word essay that will need to be submitted to our admissions inbox. Please ensure that you put in the subject line, “Essay for GBSH East London Healthcare Leaders Scholarships”.

You will be notified if your application is successful by the GBSH admission teams.  

If you are successful, the awarded funds will be applied as a tuition discount at time of enrolment.


Women Healthcare Leaders Scholarship

Summary

Amount Up to £5,000

The GBSH Women Healthcare Leaders Scholarships are for female students who demonstrate leadership potential. We want to prepare you to move into a senior management or C-suite role given that the glass ceiling is still very much in place in health and healthcare professions. Research confirms that women are the primary consumers of healthcare as well as the workforce, but they remain underrepresented in leadership roles.

The recipients of these scholarships will also be provided with leadership coaching and high impact leadership training as part of their scholarship.

Eligibility criteria

  • Applicants must be females on one of the GBSH postgraduate degree programmes to be considered for this funding.
  • You must have been accepted onto either the MBA Health or one of the GBSH MSc programmes. 
  • A strong overall application with excellence in all of the criteria.
  • You will need to submit a 500 word essay to the GBSH admissions team that articulates your leadership potential in healthcare.

How to apply

Candidates will need to ensure that they submit their application to the programme with all documents completed by the 31 March 2022 application close date along with the 500-word essay that will need to be submitted to our admissions inbox. Please ensure that you put in the subject line, “Essay for GBSH Women Healthcare Leaders Scholarships”.

You will be notified if your application is successful by the GBSH admission teams.  

If you are successful, the awarded funds will be applied as a tuition discount at time of enrolment.


Further information:

Visit UCL's scholarships and funding site for further information on how students can fund their master’s studies at UCL.